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Siemens Partners with Mining Enterprise Anglo American Platinum on Digital and Automation Skills Development
Germany's Siemens and Anglo American Platinum, a multinational mining company with offices in Johannesburg and London South, have announced a collaboration to develop digital and automation skills in Africa.
Golix, a popular cryptocurrency exchange based in Zimbabwe, is crossing borders and is setting up operations in the near future in South Africa.
Pansmart, an exclusive South African Panasonic Telecommunications and Security distributor, has a new partnership with Multisource Africa (MSA), a converged technology provider.
CoworKite, a South African enterprise community driven coworking-coliving retreats in hand-picked destinations in Africa, just announced a new location for its retreats. This time the location is Mauritius, and the 'window period' for the coworking event runs from June 30th to September 1.
South Africa-based African Oxygen Limited (Afrox), part of The Linde Group of Munich, was just awarded the South African contract to provide Government hospitals with medical gases.
MTN (MTN.com) of South Africa is partnering with Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI) (Ecobank.com), a major African independent banking group based in Togo, to leverage each other’s assets that will ultimately offer more value to their respective customers across the continent.
The latest iGEMS water engineering competition, sponsored by the South African National Roads Agency SOC Ltd (SANRAL) was held in Port Elizabeth last week. 45 high school students participated in this fourth annual event.
The National Credit Regulator (NCR) for South Africa shows strong growth in credit markets quarter-on-quarter for the country, in its latest report.
The Republic of South Africa's criminal justice system just went into a tailspin. After first it refused payment on a contract for computer equipment it was using connected with a company called Forensic Data Analysts (FDA). Then FDA switched off the power to the system.
Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology (MEST) announced its third MEST Africa Summit. This year it takes place in Cape Town, South Africa, and wil run from June 18 to 20.
The South African government is setting up an R37.5 million biorefinery facility in Durban.
The South African government has launched a R37.5 million Biorefinery Industry Development Facility (BIDF) at the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) campus in Durban which is set to extract maximum value from biomass waste.
Vodacom, a South African mobile communications company, has launched a future jobs programme entitled “What will you be?” which uses the Future Jobs Finder portal to provide career guidance and access to training content to enhance the prospects of South Africa’s youth in the digital economy.
Isivuvu Technical Solutions, a civil engineering and multi-disciplinary service company based in Gauteng, South Africa, announced its eagerness to expand its footprint to Ghana and Nigeria.
Africa announces the launching of the The Hospitality Leadership Forum which will be a part of the Hotel Show Africa, from 24-26 June 2018 at The Gallagher Conference Centre, Johannesburg.
With the help of a new public service campaign called "Operation: MyPoliceStation", South Africans are being encouraged to embrace police stations as the center of their communities.
Zensar, a digital solutions and technology services company, announced an extension of its Managed Partner relationship with Microsoft in South Africa in the Global Systems Integrator (GSI) market.
With the South African Mining Industry recently experiencing serious safety challenges, Vodacom announced its intention to join forces with the Mining Precinct@Carlow Road to use its technology to help solve some of the critical challenges identified by the Mining Sector.
The Absa Cape Epic, an annual mountain bike stage race held in the Western Cape, South Africa, has teamed up with LiveU, a portable live video acquisition solutions provider based in New Jersey.
Argus, an international commodity price reporting agency based in London, announced the establishment of its new office in Cape Town, South Africa.
Holborn Assets, a financial services firm based in Dubai, announced the continuation of its global expansion with a new office in Johannesburg, South Africa.
The African Ministers of Trade considered and approved the Agreement Establishing the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) as well as the Protocols on Trade in Goods and Trade in Services that will form part of the Agreement.
South African pulp and paper company Sappi Limited has acquired Cham Paper Group Holding (CPG), a Switzerland-based manufacturer of paper for flexible packaging, wallpaper and printing industries.
GE Healthcare, an American multinational conglomerate headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, and Amref Health Africa, the largest non-governmental organization based in Africa, announced a partnership aimed at strengthening the healthcare systems in Africa.